Tags » Watch & Listen

3 Cheers: Alexa Martir-Rodriguez Overcomes Hurricane, Receives High School Diploma

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook | Twitter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Puerto Rican-native Alexa Martir-Rodriguez personified perseverance long before she received her high school diploma at Vineland High School. 245 more words

News

Researchers Say Drinking 4 Cups Of Strong Coffee A Day Is Heart Healthy

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook | Twitter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — How many cups of coffee do you drink each day? If it’s more than one, you may become a healthier you. 60 more words

News

Delta Bans 'Pit Bull-Type' Dogs

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook | Twitter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Pet owners are sounding off on social media over Delta’s recent ban on pit bulls.

This week, the airline announced an update to its support animal policy — saying “Pit bull type dogs” won’t be allowed to travel as service or emotional support animals. 15 more words

News

Pennsylvania Gets Early Budget Peace, As Spending Bills Pass

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania achieved budget peace, for now, as Gov. Tom Wolf on Friday signed a $32.7 billion spending package a week early for the upcoming fiscal year, avoiding the partisan acrimony and protracted fights of his first three years in office. 664 more words

News

Police: 5-Year-Old Boy Killed In West Philadelphia Hit-And-Run

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 5-year-old boy was killed in a hit-and-run in West Philadelphia on Friday afternoon.

Police say crews were called out to the 5000 block of Irving Street shortly after 4 p.m. 188 more words

News

Celebrating 50 Years Of Philadelphia Boys Choir

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook | Twitter

WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) — To celebrate 50 years of existence of the To celebrate 50 years of existence of the Philadelphia Boys Choir, a group of original reunited for a classic tune. 153 more words

News

Atlantic City Officer Stabbed, Man Shot By Police, Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office Says

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBS) – An investigation is underway in Atlantic City after authorities say an officer was stabbed and a man was shot by police on Friday night. 91 more words

News